3mb L2 cache and 6 mb L2 cache Tags: CPUs Cache Last response: August 12, 2010 6:54 AM in CPUs Share ruffandruff August 12, 2010 5:18:12 AM Hello I want to know if there is difference between 3mb L2 cache and 6mb L2 cache. AND what does L2 cache do in performence? Thanks in advance!!!! More about : 3mb cache cache Maziar a b à CPUs August 12, 2010 6:54:14 AM Hello The difference between 3MB and 6MB cache isn't much(if both CPUs have the same speeds), unless in few CPU intensive tasks which benefit from more cache. CPU Cache http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CPU_cache L2 Cache http://www.wisegeek.com/what-is-l2-cache.htm Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Is a 3mb L3 cache better than a 2 mb L2 cache ? Forum E7400: 3Mb L2 Cache , 1066FSB, 2.80GHz E7500: 3Mb L2 Cache , 1066FSB, 2.93GHz Wi Forum L2 cache question on similar cpus Forum Quesiton about L2 cache Forum AMD Phenom II X3 720 2.8GHz 3 x 512KB L2 Cache 6MB L3 Cache Socket AM3 Forum L2 7 MB cache on the box but 6 mb in system? :O Forum L2 6 MB Cache benefits Forum Wolfdale 6MB vs Yorkfield 12 MB L2 Cache Forum 3mb smart cache v. 2 mb L3 cache Forum Athlon x2 2.8 Ghz Vs Core 2 duo e5200 2.5 ghz (both have 2 mb l2 cache ) Forum Is 2 mb of L2 cache better than 3 mb of L3 cache ? Forum AMD 64x2 - 2 MB L2 cache vs. 1 MB L2 cache ? Forum 4 MB L2 Cache in Core 2 Duo T7200 is worth it?! Forum Help plz: A64 3400+ 1 mb L2 cache vs 512kb L2 cache Forum 3.73Ghz P4 2 MB L2 Cache in Q3: 1066Mhz FSB Forum CACHE - How Much Is Good Enough ? 3MB ? Forum PSU Help Forum L! and L2 Cache Forum L1 And L2 Cache Forum Western Digital Scorpio Blue WD3200BEVT 320GB 5400 RPM 8MB Cache 2.5" SATA 3.0Gb Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !